Link-N-Blogs for Nov 30, 2012

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.”–Victor Hugo

  1. Music to Write By: Mediabistro’s Galley Cat has listed their favorite songs to write to. Remember, today is the last day of NaNoWriMo, so use this list to get your creative juices flowing!
  2. Best Fiction of 2012: Kirkus Reviews has released their annual top 100 fiction works of the year. Did your favorite book make their list?
  3. 100 Notable Books: Not to be outdone, The New York Times Sunday Book Review has released their annual list of the top 100 notable books of the year.
  4. Guess that Quote!: Think you know literature? Take this quiz matching quotes to their titles and see just how much you remember. This is a Facebook app, so you’ll need to log into Facebook to take it.
  5. Bibliomat: Can’t decide what to read next? Let this book vending machine decide for you!
  6. Hobbit Plane: New Zealand Air has a new Hobbit-themed plane. Wouldn’t you want to go on an incredible journey in this thing?

“And what would you do, if an uninvited dwarf came and hung his things up in your hall without a word of explanation?”–J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit

“harp from 1867 book “The Lu Lu alphabet” by Colman Miss (OCLC: 37179376); “